What does ingenuousness mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. artlessness, innocence, ingenuousness, naturalnessnoun

    the quality of innocent naivete

  2. ingenuousnessnoun

    openly straightforward or frank


  1. ingenuousnessnoun

    The condition of being ingenuous

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Ingenuousnessnoun

    Openness; fairness; candour.

    Etymology: from ingenuous.


  1. ingenuousness

    Ingenuousness refers to the quality of being innocent, naive, candid, straightforward, or without deceit. It is characterized by openness, honesty, and a lack of suspicion or calculation. An ingenuous person often expresses themselves and their thoughts directly and honestly, without attempting to manipulate or hide their true intentions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ingenuousnessnoun

    the state or quality of being ingenuous; openness of heart; frankness

  2. Ingenuousnessnoun


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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ingenuousness in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ingenuousness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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